Archive for June, 2013

Sunday, June 30th, 2013

The Linux Command Line Beginner’s Guide (Computer Beginner’s Guides)

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Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Page Rank

The page on your site that is the best match for a particular keyword isn’t always the page on your site that ranks the highest for that keyword. Sometimes you end up with another page on your site ranking higher. Why is that so? Page Rank is determined by a number of factors.

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Linux System Programming: Talking Directly to the Kernel and CLibrary

List price: $49.99 Sales price: $29.48 You save: $20.51 (41 %) Sales Rank: 77957 Read more… Linux System Programming: Talking Directly to the Kernel and C Library : Robert Love: Book

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

“Openid”

This is a quite nice idea for allowing people to set up one single login that can then be used to log in to any site that follows the appropriate protocol. Unfortunately it makes use of third party cookies which means that when you have those cookies disabled to prevent ad tracking and protect your […]

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Similar Fonts

Windows provides a nice simple way of locating similar fonts. Where one font doesn’t look quite right this option may help you to find one that looks better. Similar Fonts

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

The Ubuntu Beginner’s Guide – Fifth Edition (Computer Beginner’sGuides)

User rating: List price: $0.99 Sales Rank: 26849 Read more… The Ubuntu Beginner’s Guide – Fifth Edition (Computer Beginner’s Guides) : Jonathan Moeller: eBooks

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Email Injection

Since I first wrote this page, PHP has changed somewhat and the commands I suggested using are now deprecated. I have therefore rewritten the code examples to use the more modern calls that have replaced the ones soon to be removed. Email Injection

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

Learning Linux Commands

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Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Working at the Ubuntu Command-Line Prompt (Linux Nitty Gritty)

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Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Australia Post Digital Mailbox

I recently received an invite to help beta test this product. The signup process asks for an email address as well as your physical address as mandatory fields with your home and mobile phone as optional. It then sends a confirmation link to your email address for you to confirm that prior to it allowing […]

Tuesday, June 18th, 2013

The Linux Programming Interface: A Linux and UNIX SystemProgramming Handbook

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Sunday, June 16th, 2013

Linux All-in-One For Dummies

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